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01-19-2007, 07:40 PM
Yay it's done! This was supposed to be for my daughter for Christmas, but better late than never!

This afghan is made from Brown Sheep superwash wool in *alabaster* color. I should have writtne down how many balls of yarn I ordered, so I could say how many it took. I made it using the *Peaceful* pattern from *The Big Book of Quick Knit Afghans* availabale via Amazon.com.

I was happy with the pattern and it was quite easy.The only drawback (and this is what makes it quick) is that you use a size 17 circ and 2 balls of yarn at a time. So if you don't mind the somewhat loose texture its fine. I started this Sept 15.... so it took me 4 mos! I have done several pairs of socks in the meantime too....

01-19-2007, 07:43 PM
That is such a nice gift. Very pretty. I love the neutral color --it will go with anything!

Nice job! :cheering:

01-19-2007, 08:13 PM

nice job


01-19-2007, 08:31 PM
That's lovely! :) Looks like somehing I would buy!

Jan in CA
01-19-2007, 09:21 PM
It's gorgeous!!! :inlove:

01-19-2007, 09:23 PM
That is fantastic! :cheering:

01-19-2007, 10:27 PM
Lovely. Good job.

I just started "Grandma's Lots of Love Afghan" and already I am figuring about 4-5 mos. How big is the actual afghan?

01-19-2007, 10:36 PM
It's 45"X60".